Dustin Richter, Sawfish: Boynton Beach fishermen catch rare species

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - A group of South Florida fishermen caught a rare sawfish over the weekend near the Boynton Inlet.

Dustin Richter said this fish was more than 10 feet long and weighed around 500 pounds.

Richter and his friends caught the fish Sunday morning but later released it after bringing it ashore and filming a short video.

All species of sawfishes are listed as Endangered or Critically Endangered and face the threat of extinction.

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